Giving a person a present on his or her birthday is a touching deed. Fortunately, shopping centers are teeming with items that can easily be wrapped to make a present. However, it’s more meaningful to give a gift that you put some effort in making.
Gifts that we make with our own hands are always more thoughtful and very much appreciated by those who receive it. Listed below are a few examples of handmade gifts that will be perfect for a loved one’s birthday:
Handmade and Handwritten: Birthday Cards
Americans send out about 6.5 billion greeting cards every year. Yes, millions of birthday cards are made and sent every day, but it doesn’t mean that yours can’t stand out. You’re never too old for arts and crafts and designing a card for a friend could end up being loads of fun.
Delectable and Delightful: Home Baked Cookies
They say that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, but it’s the same for girls too! Learn new recipes for cookies, biscotti, fudge bars, and other simple but tasty pastries. Wrap up your creations with special, decorative paper and share your baked goodies with a fellow foodie.
Captured and Remembered: Photo Album
Selfies and group pictures can now be easily uploaded online, making printed photos rarer in this day and age. Bring back the good old days by making an album filled with photos of you and your loved one.